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Nathan Miller

August 12, 1987 ~ June 4, 2022 (age 34)


Nathan “Nate” Miller, 34, of Springfield, Ohio passed Saturday, June 4, 2022.  He was born August 12, 1987 in Springfield, Ohio the son of Janine (McCollom) and Nathan “Nate” Miller. 

Nate was recently inducted in the Athletic Hall of Fame.  He was a middle school basketball and baseball coach and worked at Roosevelt Middle School. Nate graduated from Springfield South where he earned All Ohio honors in football and basketball.  He also graduated from Bowling Green State University where he earned All Mid-American Conference Honors on their basketball team.

 Nate traveled overseas to play professional basketball. Upon his return to Springfield, he began coaching for his alma mater and developed his own community basketball program. Nate spent countless hours training student athletes, going above and beyond to make sure they were able to work through any barrier that prevented them from participating. He was a friend to many and will be sadly missed by all. Nate will always be part of the Springfield High School athletic program history.

Nate’s memory will be cherished by his sons, Nathan III and Boston; his loving and devoted parents and No. 1 fans, Nathan Sr. and Janine Miller; his unconditional special grandmother, Sandra Howard; five sisters, Valisha (Jauan), Neandra (Monica), Charisma (Russ), Aija (Lyle), and Shayla (Jayson); special friends, Angie Bragg and two daughters, Alecia and Milly, Isaiah Carson, Leon Rogers, Jabril Thomas, Sean Veasley, Demetrias Walton and countless others.

Visitation will be Sunday, June 12 from 1 p.m. until the time of service at 3 p.m. in Springfield High School.  Burial will be Monday, June 13, 2022 at 11 a.m. in Ferncliff Cemetery.

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June 12, 2022

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Springfield High School
701 E. Home Road
Springfield, OH 45503

Funeral Service
June 12, 2022

3:00 PM
Springfield High School
701 E. Home Road
Springfield, OH 45503

June 13, 2022

11:00 AM
Ferncliff Cemetery
501 West McCreight Avenue
Springfield, OH 45504

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